Carl “Alfalfa” Switzer of Little Rascals/Our Gang fame appears briefly in It’s A Wonderful Life as Freddie Othello, the young guy who presses the button that opens the dance floor to reveal the swimming pool beneath.
In White Christmas the photo that Vera-Ellen shows to Bing and Danny of her brother Bennie, is a photo of Carl “Alfalfa” Switzer.
Two child actors appear in The Bishop’s Wife and It’s a Wonderful Life:
Karolyn Grimes plays the Bishop’s daughter, Debbie, and little ZuZu Bailey in It’s a Wonderful Life.
Bobby Anderson plays the “Defense Captain” during the snowball fight in Bishop’s Wife and the young George Bailey in a Wonderful Life
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